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61 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PE, England
+44 1865 553540
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10:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 09:45 - 23:00
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Buzzy on a Saturday night - but service was good. The first wine was poor, lacking in oomph for a Garnacha and one of the cheapest at @£28. Our starters, an octopus terrine was odd: the terrine just about made it, but some of the accompaniments had not been well chosen. The second wine was a little better, but a... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We made a reservation for a table a Saturday evening, so of course the staff was very busy. However, we arrived on time, but we had to stand and wait additionally 10 min before we could sit at our table. The food was dear at the price - my risotto was way too salty and my father said that the... More 

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Thank LisettLien
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear LisettLien, Thank you for reviewing Gee's. We are one of Oxford's most popular restaurants and are housed in a Grade II listed Victorian greenhouse, so we have to maximise the space we do have, this makes the restaurant feel lively and atmospheric on a busy evening. This does sometimes mean we ask our guests to enjoy a cocktail in... More 

Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Attentive service and restaurant was full on Tuesday night. Menu is not extensive but everything we ate was tasty, well balanced and with good sized portions. Save room for their deserts !

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Thank DavidJR1999
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear DavidJR1999, Thank you for your lovely review. We are indeed very busy throughout the week and we are glad you enjoyed the lively atmosphere at Gee's. Thank you for your feedback and we look forward to seeing you again. Caitlin More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Set in a conservatory this is a lovely looking restaurant and very close to the city centre. However the food although good is over priced for what it is. I ordered the scallop special; I was shocked when it arrived to find that there were only 2 very small scallops in butter, one with its roe and one without, the... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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333 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Visited for a family celebration, and although a fascinating and interesting building the evening, and particularly the meal, did not come up to expectations.. One might expect a 'noise' problem in such a glass building, and for one who suffered from slight deafness it was certainly difficult to carry on a conversation with anyone other than one's immediate neighbour.. Lighting... More 

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Thank john t
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear John T, Thank you for taking the time to review us. I am most concerned to read that your supper did not live up to the standards we normally provide. Gee's is a Grade II listed building, so nuances like the acoustics are unfortunately unavoidable when the restaurant is busy, and we feel that this is part of Gees'... More 

Daventry, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

On a visit down memory lane to Oxford my wife and I remember this restaurant when it was a flower shop, and the decor continues somewhat in this vein today. Lots of greenery.However far more customers flock through the door. The clientele when we were there is an eclectic blend. Young professionals, students and the older generation. The food is... More 

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Thank Michael T
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Michael T, What a fabulous review! Many thanks from all the team at Gee's. We are thrilled you enjoyed your supper with us. We are indeed extremely popular and very busy during the week and at the weekends! Gee's has become an Oxford institution, serving an interesting and varied, Mediterranean influenced menu using predominately local, seasonal produce. You have... More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very bad experience here some time ago but decided it was time to try again. I am pleased to say that customer service is now good. The restaurant is obviously popular with others. We walked in at 5.30 on a Monday and while they could fit us in there were few tables available. By the time we... More 

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Thank rhyshedges
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear rhyshedges, Thank you for reviewing Gee's. I am glad to read that you were happy with the service when you dined with us, however I am sorry to read that you were disappointed with the food. Had you alerted us to the problems with your steak and liver at the time, we would have been more than happy to... More 

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117 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My son took me here for dinner and I could honestly say it's one of the most beautiful restaurants I've been in. I had the crostini and parfait starter which was surprisingly disappointing, the crostini so thinly sliced and over baked it just crumbled as soon as you touched it and the parfait was extremely bland and tasteless. My son's... More 

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Thank Deanne C
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Deanne C, Thanks for your lovely review and for your feedback on your supper with us. I will be passing on your comments to our team in the kitchen. We agree, Gee's is most certainly Oxford's most beautiful restaurant and we're thrilled you thought so too! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Caitlin More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were here for a belated valentines dinner and it was absolutely fantastic! Highly recommend, the dessert was out of this world, the staff friendly and the location just beautiful for a romantic evening. 10/10!!

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Thank Ronja G
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Ronja G, Thank you for your lovely review. Gee's is indeed the perfect setting for a romantic supper and we are so pleased you enjoyed it! Looking forward to seeing you on your next visit... Caitlin More 

ascender2
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were let down by another restaurant late on Valentine's Day and phoned Gee's as friends had reccommended it. We didn't expect to be able to get in at such short notice. We were very lucky to get a table near the bar, I guess it was getting quite late by that time and some customers may have left. We... More 

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Thank ascender2
OxfordGees, Manager at Gee's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear ascender2, Thank you so much for such a wonderful review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your valentine's supper with us. On busy nights we always try to keep our cosy bar tables free for walk ins and we're so pleased we managed to fit you in! I will be passing on your lovely comments to the rest of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:30
Monday
10:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:30
Thursday
10:00 - 22:30
Friday
09:45 - 23:00
Saturday
09:45 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: +44 1865 553540
Description
Our 2013 transformation remains loyal to Gee’s traditions of providing quality food & service in the most beautiful restaurant in Oxford. Whether flooded with mid-morning sunlight or under Oxford’s evening sky, Gee’s is the place to enjoy exceptional food in unique surroundings. The tables on the outdoor terrace are surrounded by the dense foliage of topiary & potted plants – & if you like the plants, some are available for sale. The new interior is filled with trees, new furniture, soft colours & lighting.Of course the important aspect of the new Gee’s is the cooking. A brand new kitchen incorporates a wood fired oven & a charcoal grill; food acknowledges the continued interest in the origin of ingredients, seasonality & the variety & abundance of local Oxfordshire produce.Gee’s remains the place in Oxford to enjoy a fabulous meal. There are dishes for sharing & dishes in two sizes to suit different appetites & times of the day. Expect great food to suit every occasion, served by knowledgeable & friendly waiters, in this beautiful, iconic glasshouse in North Oxford.

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